Business of Excellence: Popp Hardware

Business of Excellence: Popp Hardware paladin data corp pos systemCompany: Popp Hardware
Owner: John Popp
Location: Ligerwood, ND
Years in Business: 69

Popp Hardware is a family-owned store located in Lidgerwood North Dakota with a population of a cozy 650 people. John Popp has owned the store since 1976; while his father owned it before him since 1946. Continue reading

Business of Excellence: Ace Hardware of Orange City

Business of Excellence: Ace Hardware of Orange City paladin data corp pos systemAce Hardware of Orange City is a family-owned store located in a small town of just over 10,000 residents. Their nuts & bolts and lawn & garden offerings, as well as a phenomenal paint department allow them to go the extra mile in convenience-based customer service.

Richard finds the greatest reward in helping customers – being able to provide just the right solutions to their problems. In his many years in the industry, Richard has seen a drastic change in inventory management, “You have to maintain your investment by getting rid of the bad SKUs and increasing the good ones.” He has been successful in staying competitive with price and selection. The key to his success? Continue reading

2014: Year in Review

Paladin’s Progress of 2014 paladin data corp pos systemIt’s February, and a new year is ahead of us. Paladin customers have had a successful year, which means we have too! We’re happy to announce our expansion and new software. Here’s a recap of what we’ve been up to in 2014.


We’ve outgrown our facility! So much so, we’ve expanded into our new corporate facility: 20,000 square feet, 2.4 acres, and plenty of parking. We’ve had a huge increase in the number of licenses going live with our software this year, and we’re hiring many more Paladin team members. As we grow, Paladin is seen in advertising across the nation, increasing awareness of our point of sale system. We’ve expanded our production of training and instructional videos and have implemented a technical blog site. We’re excited about these changes and look forward to another year of growth. Continue reading

Hardware Point of Sale Testimonial

Why did Lance Cox of Coos Curry Supply make the change to Paladin Point of Sale?

  • Simplicity. Paladin Point of Sale is so straightforward and uncomplicated, it’s comfortable for any level of tech experience.
  • Excellent customer support. Paladin’s support team is easy to reach, and works hard to help your store succeed and grow.
  • Market Driven Inventory Management™. Operate more efficiently and profitably with a point of sale that does the heavy lifting for you.

Learn more in the video above!

Happy Holidays!

We Wish You a Merry Christmas! paladin data corpMerry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Holiday lights are lighting up the nation, and snow flurries are making the mornings beautiful here in Bend. The smell of wood fires and cooking food really adds to the warm, friendly atmosphere the holiday season!

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Testimonial: Women with Nails pt 1

JoLynn Weist, owner of Weist Hardware, describes how Paladin Point of Sale provides her with greater freedom to spend time with her customers, decrease her cost/sq. ft on her inventory, and grow her female customer base.

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Testimonial: Return on Investment

You may be able to control your inventory, but what about the money you spend on your store? Spot slow movers and use the Paladin’s Suggested Order Report to help you manage your inventory. Inventory is one of your biggest investments, and Paladin helps you choose items to fill your shelves. Save money by focusing on what you sell best. Continue reading

Berkshire Ace Hardware Point of Sale Testimonial

Berkshire Ace Hardware Point of Sale Testimonial  paladin data corp pos systemGeorge Dickson, owner of Berkshire Ace Hardware since 1969, uses Paladin Point of Sale in his store. Through Paladin he has improved customer support, as well as quick responses from Paladin’s team.

If you’re wondering why you should use a computerized system instead of pen and paper, George explains how a point of sale system takes far less time and effort to manage. Not only does using Paladin Point of Sale save you time, but it allows you to make plans that don’t include your business. If you have family coming into town, you don’t have to worry about scrambling to catch up to the workload for weeks – you’re caught up in a fraction of the time. Continue reading